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Cowboys & Indians Presents RW’s Cimarron Sounds, Vol. 2

March 30, 2020

Cowboys & Indians Magazine presents Award-winning Western Artist RW Hampton’s Cimarron Sounds, an online blog featuring musings on Western life and music. The second installment — which is also available in audio form … [more]

Documentary Series Ballad Hunter Features RW

Ballad Hunter is a documentary series featuring contemporary cowboy songs and the punchers and poets who create them. The premiere episode featuring RW is now available on YouTube. “I’m really proud to be … [more]

Andy Hedges Acclaimed Podcast Features RW

Tune in to Andy’s popular podcast to hear RW talk about how a town kid became a cowboy, his musical influences, his acting career, Ian Tyson and what makes a cowboy song. Don’t … [more]

Dino Cornay, RW Receive 2019 Rounders Award

October 31, 2019

New Mexico artist, musician join 25 previous honorees SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO  – New Mexico artist Dino Cornay and performer/songwriter RW Hampton are the 2019 Rounders Award recipients. The award is named after … [more]

RW honored at Philmont

August 7, 2018

RW was recently named the 2018 recipient of the Philmont Staff Association’s Distinguished Staff Alumni Award. He was given the award and served as the keynote speaker at the opening assembly for Philmont’s … [more]

Roots Music Report 4-Star Review

Roots Music Report

March 15, 2015

Written by Duane Verh March 14, 2015 – 12:00am EDT FOUR STARS!!! With a deep country baritone as classic as they come, and a real knack for the sort of “story songs” that … [more]